Sorensen Partners Projects

Swarthmore College Library Collection Management & Discovery Office Suite  – Workflows Analysis, Workshop & Design – Swarthmore, PA

Swarthmore College Library Collection Management & Discovery Office Suite – Workflows Analysis, Workshop & Design – Swarthmore, PA

Sorensen Partners worked with Swarthmore College to relocate the library technical services offices at McCabe Library to a new space within the library that efficiently meets the department’s present workflow needs. Sorensen Partners conducted an on-site analysis and programming study in conjunction with the College…

The Daniel Hotel & Coast Bar + Bistro – Brunswick, ME

The Daniel Hotel & Coast Bar + Bistro – Brunswick, ME

Sorensen Partners was Architect and Interior Designer for the 30,000 square-foot re-design and renovation of The Daniel, a 24-room historic boutique hotel by Troca Hotels, including 80-person restaurant, lounge, and bar, guest rooms, and corridors. Coast Bar + Bistro features a dramatic twenty-five-foot-long bar with…

Lobby Restoration & Renovation for Wellesley College Jewett Arts Center – Wellesley, MA

Lobby Restoration & Renovation for Wellesley College Jewett Arts Center – Wellesley, MA

Sorensen Partners is Architect and OPM for the restoration and renovation of several key features in the lobby and adjacent spaces at Wellesley College’s Jewett Arts Center. The Jewett Arts Center was designed by renowned modernist Paul Rudolph, and changes to the structure adhere to…

News – Sorensen authors ‘Designing for Laughter: 7 Concepts for Inventing the Future of Academic Communities’

News – Sorensen authors ‘Designing for Laughter: 7 Concepts for Inventing the Future of Academic Communities’

Charles G. Forrest & Martin Halbert – editors of Beyond the Information Commons: A Field Guide to Evolving Library Services, Technologies and Spaces, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, forthcoming – selected Sorensen Partners’ Marie S.A. Sorensen, AIA as the author of the volume’s Afterword. Sorensen’s essay,…

Rexel USA – Distribution Center Central Office – Mansfield, MA

Rexel USA – Distribution Center Central Office – Mansfield, MA

Sorensen Partners is Architect for an Interior Renovation to enlarge and reconfigure the Central Office at Rexel’s Mansfield Distribution Center Warehouse, located along the southwest side of the building. The former Central Office had (3) offices with (3) occupants each, a total of (9) occupants; interior…

WaveMax Laundromats Retail Buildouts – Methuen, MA & Providence, RI

WaveMax Laundromats Retail Buildouts – Methuen, MA & Providence, RI

Sorensen Partners is Architect for the construction of multiple laundromats for the North Carolina and Florida-based franchise WaveMax. These are the company’s first New England locations. Sorensen Partners is working under the direction of contractor Key-Construction Solutions, Inc. with Environmental Design Engineering, Inc. (EDE) of Waltham,…

Somerset Architecture & Masterplanning – Smithfield, ME

Somerset Architecture & Masterplanning – Smithfield, ME

Sorensen Partners is Architect and Masterplanner for 42-acre Camp Somerset for Girls in Smithfield, Maine. Our  masterplanning work includes the dining hall, gymnasium, office and health buildings, theater, social hall, cabins, creative buildings, courts, fields, signage, fences, and layout of roads, paths, and utility infrastructure.…

Learning Commons for Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology – Boston, MA

Learning Commons for Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology – Boston, MA

Sorensen Partners was Architect and Interior Designer for the renovation of three signature spaces in the ‘Learning Commons’ on the main floor of Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology (BFIT) in Boston, Massachusetts, and specified and coordinated furniture, lighting, AV, IT, power/data, mechanical, and electrical requirements.…

University of the Pacific Library: Participatory Design & Ethnography – Stockton, CA

University of the Pacific Library: Participatory Design & Ethnography – Stockton, CA

Sorensen Partners was participatory design workshop leader and ethnographer for the University of the Pacific (UOP) Libraries staff and leadership, and with the Department of Support Services / Physical Plant, in summer 2017 to facilitate understanding and discovery of Library staff and faculty interactions and…